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  • AASHE

    Two University of Minnesota student projects have been chosen as finalists for the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) 2013 Student Sustainability Awards. Winners will be announced at the AASHE national …

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    03 Oct 13
  • Westrom

    Good or Bad-Major Health Care Changes are Here     Dear Friends:     MNsure, Minnesota’s branch of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), was officially open for public enrollment on October 1, 2013 and will …

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    03 Oct 13
  • Glacial Lakes State Park front gate

    Special hunts to prevent overpopulation of deer and protect resources will take place this fall at several Minnesota state parks, and access to the parks will vary during these hunts, the Department of Natural Resources …

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    02 Oct 13
  • Minnesota Department of Education

    ROSEVILLE – Seventeen schools previously identified as Priority schools and 10 schools previously designated as Focus schools will no longer carry that status due to their substantial progress in raising achievement for all students and …

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    02 Oct 13
  • American Red Cross

    The American Red Cross Northern Minnesota Region announces its call for 2014 Heroes Awards nominations. The Red Cross Heroes Awards recognize everyday people who perform extraordinary acts of courage and kindness. The 2014 Heroes Awards …

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    02 Oct 13
  • Kid Eating Sandwich

    LOCALLY GROWN, FAR FROM USUAL Looking to add some pizzazz to ordinary garden fare?  Ready to try some new colors and tastes without leaving homegrown?  What are these unusual garden and orchard suspects, and why …

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    02 Oct 13
  • Jay McNamar

    ST. PAUL, MN – On Monday, September 30, Governor Mark Dayton, Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk, House Speaker Paul Thissen, Management and Budget Commissioner Jim Schowalter, and Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius announced that Minnesota schools …

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    01 Oct 13
  • Garfield Elementary

    Garfield Elementary, a K-6 elementary school in the Alexandria School District (#206), has been awarded the 2013 National Blue Ribbon School Award by the U.S. Department of Education. Schools across the nation were selected for …

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    27 Sep 13